LOS ANGELES, March 30, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liner Grode Stein Yankelevitz Sunshine Regenstreif & Taylor LLP is pleased to announce Brian D. Kilb will join the firm as a partner on April 1st. Mr. Kilb was previously a partner at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher in the Corporate Transactions and Global Finance Groups. His practice focuses primarily on media and entertainment, health care, gaming, technology, lodging and real estate.
Mr. Kilb represents private equity and other borrowers, as well as investment and commercial banks in leveraged acquisition financings and other secured and unsecured senior, mezzanine and subordinated loan transactions, second-lien financings, asset securitizations and other financing transactions, troubled debt restructurings and pre-bankruptcy workouts, and in connection with equity and debt derivatives. In addition, he represents issuers and underwriters in registered, 144A and private debt capital markets transactions, including issuance of convertible instruments. He regularly counsels boards of directors and executive management in regard to transactional strategy, structure and issues, and fiduciary obligations.
Stuart Liner, founder and managing partner at Liner Grode Stein commented, "Brian is a great strategic hire. His addition to the team demonstrates our commitment to continuing to expand our Corporate Practice. Our clients will greatly benefit from Brian's business acumen and high level experience."
Joshua Grode, head of the Corporate department at Liner Grode Stein commented, "We are excited to have an attorney of Brian's caliber join the firm. His expertise is a welcomed addition to our department and clients."
Mr. Kilb received his B.S. from Cornell University in 1980 and his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1983.
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